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Recall List for the 2001 Ford Focus

Official recalls have been issued for the 2001 Ford Focus by the NHTSA. The complete details of all recalls are listed below, along with what they cover and the recommended solutions.

Recalls don't cost you anything to get fixed, but most are time-limited, so if your car is affected you should call your local Ford service department immediately!

If you have questions about a recall, write down your VIN & then call Ford customer service.

  1. RECALL: Aftermarket Strut Assemblies

    If the assembly separates during installation, it could result in injury to the installer. If the assembly separates while the vehicle is in motion, it ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 24, 2012
    Vehicles Affected
    10,006
  2. RECALL: FMVSS 108/Replacement Headlamps/Amber Reflector

    Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 11, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
    42,540
  3. RECALL: FMVSS 108/Aftermarket Combination Lamps

    Decreased lighting visibility may result in a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    APR 07, 2009
    Vehicles Affected
    16,270
  4. RECALL: FMVSS 108/Headlamps/Missing Amber Side Reflectors

    Without the amber side reflex reflectors, the lighting visibility may be affected, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 11, 2008
    Vehicles Affected
    1,921
  5. RECALL: FMVSS 108/Amber Side Reflex Reflectors

    Without the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAY 24, 2006
    Vehicles Affected
    27,176
  6. RECALL: FMVSS 108/Amber Side Reflex Reflectors

    Without the amber reflectors, the vehicle will be poorly illuminated, possibly resulting in a vehicle crash without warning. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 23, 2006
    Vehicles Affected
    61,944
  7. RECALL: Rear Door Latches

    If not latched properly, the door may open while the vehicle is in motion. If an occupant fell out of the vehicle, personal injuries could occur. Read more »

    Date Announced
    FEB 01, 2005
    Vehicles Affected
    589,932
  8. RECALL: Ford/Stalling

    This may cause engine hesitation, loss of power, surging, and other similar symptoms. Over time, the filter may become sufficiently blocked to cause the ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 19, 2003
    Vehicles Affected
    671,000
  9. RECALL: Ford/Battery Cables

    This, in turn, could cause the battery cables to short resulting in heat damage to the cables. Besides heat damage, the "check engine" light may illuminate, ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 06, 2002
    Vehicles Affected
    291,854
  10. RECALL: Ford/Steering Pinch Bolts

    Loose pinch bolts could exhibit noise, vibration and, in extreme cases if left uncorrected, separation of the joint or fracture of the ball joint stud, ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 06, 2002
    Vehicles Affected
    446,569
  11. RECALL: Ford/Rear Wheel Bearings

    The wheel bearings could prematurely wear and cause a noticeable noise. If not repaired, this condition could progress to the point where the wheel begins ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    NOV 29, 2001
    Vehicles Affected
    238,653
  12. RECALL: Ford/Windshield Wiper Motor Cover

    Loss of visibility while driving increases the risk of a crash. Read more »

    Date Announced
    AUG 08, 2001
    Vehicles Affected
    1,083,000
  13. RECALL: Ford/Seat Back Recliner Handle

    If the seat back unexpectedly reclines while the car is being driven, it could result in loss of vehicle control. Read more »

    Date Announced
    MAR 28, 2001
    Vehicles Affected
    8,500
  14. RECALL: Ford/Seat Hinge

    If the seat is then returned to the upright position without re-engaging the hinge pivot, the seat and seat belts may not provide the intended level of ... Read more »

    Date Announced
    DEC 14, 2000
    Vehicles Affected
    95,000

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